Notice: Justice Court 6 will be closed 11:30 am to 1:00 pm on Thursday, September 22, 2022 for staff training.
IMPORTANT: Please be advised that on January 1, 2022, in accordance with S.B. 41, the filing fee for Justice Court civil suits will increase from $46.00 to $54.00. In addition to the increased fee, motions for new trial and appeals will now require this filing fee to be paid at the time of filing. For further information, you may call the court or send an email..
On August 30, 2022, the Supreme Court of Texas issued its 55th Emergency Order. The order replaces the 52nd Emergency Order. The new order relates to a court's authority to conduct proceedings away from court and remote jury proceedings. The order expires November 1, 2022.
On August 30, 2022, the Supreme Court of Texas issued its 54th Emergency Order. The order renews the 53rd Emergency Order which addresses the closure of the Texas Eviction Diversion portal and continues previous orders to abate an eviction case for 60 days. The order expires November 1, 2022.
Need help paying rent and/or utilities because of COVID-19?
Getrenthelp.com is for Tarrant County residents having difficulty paying rent and/or utilities, and for landlords seeking assistance on their behalf.
Have questions? Please call 817-850-7940 and select option 1.
6551 Granbury Road
Fort Worth, Texas 76133
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
*Justice Court 6 follows the same Severe Weather Policy as the Fort Worth Independent School District (FWISD). If FWISD delays its opening or is closed, Justice Court 6 will do so as well. However, call our office to confirm closure or delay.
1. Use eFile Texas Self-help to file new cases for Small Claim, Eviction, Debt Claim, and Repair and Remedy. You will use a step-by-step guide to answer a series of questions to help prepare and file your court forms online.
2. Use eFile Texas to file new cases and add additional documents to existing Small Claim, Eviction, Debt Claim, along with other types of cases. This service does not provide a step-by-step guide as eFile Texas Self-help. Documents have to be scanned into the program before filing.
Appeals will not be accepted through eFile at this time.
County Telephone Operator 817-884-1111
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